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Definition of controvert verb from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary



, NAmE//ˌkɑntrəˈvərt//
controvert something (formal)Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they controvert
he / she / it controverts
past simple controverted
-ing form controverting
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to say or prove that something is not true synonym refute see also incontrovertible
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: controvert